CREATIVE TEAM

Creator
(Writer, Producer, Director)

JENNA COSGROVE

Jenna is a writer, filmmaker, and marketing specialist.

In 2018 Jenna produced feature film NOVA STAR with director Daniel Armstrong, and her award-winning short, the sci-fi time bender AIR, screened at 9 international film festivals. Jenna has written and produced six short films, as well as music videos and numerous corporate projects for The 8 Percent, including for brands such as Hermes.

She produced the web series MASTERS AT WORK, which was distributed on Virgin Australia in 2018. Also with a love for fiction, her novel, TATTOO, was published in 2016. The book trailer she produced for Tattoo was nominated for a prestigious Golden Trailer award in Los Angeles.

Jenna works as a creative director and marketing strategist at The 8 Percent, specialising in social media and digital marketing.

Producer, Director

BRIAR ROSE

Briar is an ethnic, female actress, director, and producer who strives to have a voice in a male- dominated industry. As a member of the LGBTQ+ community, she has a devotion for all peoples and endeavours to inspire and provoke through storytelling. She has a breadth of experience throughout many different roles within the industry and has attained a detailed production knowledge across multiple channels.

She is currently working on co-producing the new TV series ‘The Bull Ring’ set for an Australian release in 2020. She has further producing experience on short films and web series episodes. Her most recent credit is her work as an actress on AMC’s The Dead Lands – a major-budget new TV Series released in 2020.

Briar also holds an Associate Degree of Arts from The American Academy of Dramatic Arts, and a Diploma of Business Management.

Producer, Director

THOMAS PETRAKOS

Thomas is an actor, producer, director, and finance specialist. He has strong project management experience and a finance background, crossed with a creative spirit expressed across audio-visual mediums. Thomas balances leadership with technical ‘know-how’ and an ability to connect with talent and supporting personnel alike.

As a producer, Thomas is one of the brains responsible for Underground Cinema, the smash-hit immersive cinema event. As a joint venture between Secret Squirrel Productions and Illusive Entertainment (Mushroom Group) he was instrumental in the joint venture negotiations, management steering committee meetings, strategic decision-making around all aspects of the production and creative design.

Thomas also produced and directed the TV pilot Make…Or Break, and was a co-producer on the feature films Just the Way It Is, and Strangers. Thomas holds a Bachelor of Commerce (Finance). As an actor Thomas has a diverse range of credits including shows such as Neighbours, Offspring, Fix Her Up and Suburbs.

Cinematographer

ANDREA JOSHUA ASNICAR

Andrea graduated in Art Direction in Milan, and quickly directed his focus on producing video content, from narrative to commercial. In Australia, he has been working with multiple production houses and media companies for clients like Bupa, The Brand Agency, Worksafe Victoria, Ignition Pictures, Clockwork Films and others.

As a cinematographer and camera operator, Andrea worked on indie productions like “The Resurgence”, the feature film “Mudd”, the tv series “DeeBrief”, the experimental VR featurette “The Cardboard Box”, the VR series “WildEyed VR”. He was the cinematographer on Resurgence Productions’ award-winning short “Air”, and has recently been directing his own work, including the short films “Parker” and “Doom From the Jungle”.